Posted by: Michael Ritter PhD | June 19, 2007

Study: Kilimanjaro’s shrinking snow not sign of warming

“The snows of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania have been diminishing for more than a century but probably not due to global warming, researchers report.

While the retreat of glaciers and mountaintop ice in the mid-latitudes — where much of the world’s human population lives — is definitely linked to global climate change, the same cannot be said of Kilimanjaro, the researchers wrote in the July-August edition of American Scientist magazine.”

Read article at CNN
TPE Link – Climate Change: Evidence from Glaciers

Image: Snow and Ice on Kilimanjaro. Courtesy NASA Earth Observatory. (Source)

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